Hanover Museum

Operated by the Hanover Historical Society, the Hanover Museum's goal is to preserve the regions history and present it to all who wish to see. Guests who visit this converted 1800's prison will find plenty of relics and artifacts from throughout Hanover's history on display.


The museum has collected pieces of history from all eras of Hanover. Visitors will find pottery and artifacts from the native Arawak tribes, artwork and tools from the colonial era, and plenty of other pieces leading right up to modern day Jamaica.

Staying Close

Hanover Museum is located in Hanover Parish, ensuring visitors to this region of Jamaica will be excited to have easy access to this museum throughout their trip. While this location isn't packed with visitors, you'll still find at least a few lodgings to pick from.

Hotels near Hanover Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
West Palm Hotel Hotel 0.3 mi. (26.8 km) SW
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa Hotel 1.2 mi. (24.6 km) E
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa Resort 1.3 mi. (24.4 km) E
Palm Tree Guest House Hotel 7.3 mi. (16.2 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

Guests at Hanover Museum will be able to find a few options for outdoor activities like golfing and enjoying water sports not far away. Museum patrons also interested in golfing should look into the nearest course, Tryall Golf Course. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, think about checking out Watson Taylor Beach, the most convenient beach to visit. Though the selection might be scarce, a couple other comparable beach and golf options to choose from nearby. Since you will also have access to the choice of at least one indoor site, it is an enjoyable region of Jamaica to look around. The closest indoor place of interest to Hanover Museum is Watson Taylor Park, which is just a short distance away.


Contact Information

Location: Hanover Parish, Jamaica


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